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Police save woman who drove car into canal

CAPE CORAL, Fla. (WSVN) — A woman in Southwest Florida was saved from sinking into a murky canal after she drove her car into a canal. An officer jumped into action, saving the woman’s life. Neighbors said the woman called her boyfriend on Snapchat, and then he called...
CAPE CORAL, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Hide-N-Seek Santa returns to Cape Coral

Secret Santa with a twist is back in Southwest Florida. Cape Coral’s Hide-N-Seek Santa is back again for the second year in a row with the hope of bringing the community closer together. It is hide-and-seek, holiday style. Santa’s helpers in Cape Coral are hiding new, unwrapped gifts around...
CAPE CORAL, FL
gulfshorebusiness.com

Fort Myers Beach restaurant sells for $2.2M

VK11410 LLC purchased a 6,216-square-foot restaurant at 11410 Summerlin Square Drive on Fort Myers Beach from RibKib LLC for $2,265,000. The property last sold in 2018 for $1.8 million. Copyright 2022 Gulfshore Life Media, LLC All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without prior...
FORT MYERS BEACH, FL
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Refurbishing the Big John statue in Cape Coral

A Cape Coral staple, Big John, a statue standing tall outside a restaurant, needs some work done before it can return to its former glory. Recently, Big John is a little closer to the community members than before Hurricane Ian impacted the area. Ralph Sangiovanni, the owner of Razzle Dazzle,...
CAPE CORAL, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Lee County neighbors helping those still struggling after the hurricane

Volunteers in Lee County communities are dropping off supplies to people still struggling from Ian. Ellen Baker reached out to her community, asking people to step up and help those affected by the hurricane. Hurricane season is finally behind us, but there are still reminders of Ian just about everywhere...
LEE COUNTY, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Suspects wanted for grand theft in Fort Myers

The Fort Myers Police Department needs help identifying two men recently accused of Grand Theft. According to the Fort Myers Police Department, on Monday, Nov. 28, the two suspects seen below are accused of Grand Theft of a white Mazda CX-5. At about 1:30 p.m., the suspects took the car...
FORT MYERS, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Fort Myers police seeking help locating murder suspect

The Fort Myers Police Department is looking for information on the location of a man wanted for murder earlier this year. Police say Hector Edgardo Perdomo, 24, is wanted for murder, attempted murder, and aggravated assault with a firearm. Perdomo is accused of shooting and killing Alfredo Aragon Arvea on...
FORT MYERS, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Sanibel continues to work toward bringing its community back to normal

Sanibel was one of the places hit hardest by Hurricane Ian, and months later, many people still have questions about what is next. The people who live on the island are getting their chance to ask those questions. Sanibel held a meeting and people were able to write down their questions to have them answered.
SANIBEL, FL
WINKNEWS.com

Season of Savings: Shop for less at Habitat for Humanity ReStores

Recovering from Hurricane Ian and record-high inflation have combined to create tight budgets for Southwest Florida families, but shopping at Habitat for Humanity’s ReStores can help stretch those budgets and give back to the community at large. Pre-loved holiday decor, used exercise equipment and previously owned clean furniture at...
LEE COUNTY, FL
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Naples doctor accused of molesting patients found dead, Collier sheriff confirms

A Naples doctor accused of sexually assaulting patients while performing medical procedures is dead, the Collier County Sheriff's Office confirmed on Tuesday. Naples police arrested Eric Andrew Salata, 54, of Sanibel, a little more than a week ago, Nov. 21, on charges linked to two accused molestations. Michelle Batten, spokesperson...
NAPLES, FL
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Consequences for Lee County dog after second biting incident

In 2018 a dog attacked a 4-year-old boy outside of a Winn Dixie in St. James City, and after the same dog recently attacked another dog, the family is being asked to give the dog up. In 2018 the incident resulted in a citation from the county rather than taking...
LEE COUNTY, FL